College lacrosse roundup (March 17): St. Paul's grad Wynne sends Irish past Virginia
From Sun staff reports|
Mar 17, 2018 | 9:58 PM
Mikey Wynne (St. Paul's) scored the game-tying and go-ahead goals to lead No. 4 Notre Dame to a 9-7 come-from-behind victory over No. 9 Virginia Saturday night in men's lacrosse.
Wynne finished with four goals for the host Fighting Irish (4-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). He tied the game at 7-7 with 14:08 left to play and scored the go-ahead with 12:20 left. Brendan Gleason scored the last goal with 53 seconds left. The Cavaliers fell to 6-2, 0-2.
No. 1 Albany 21, No. 12 Vermont 5: Jakob Patterson had seven goals to lead the host Great Danes (6-0, 1-0 America East ) past the Catamounts (7-1, 0-1). Albany opened with a 9-0 run.
No. 5 Denver 12, No. 10 Ohio State 7: The host Pioneers (5-2) used a 9-0 run to pull away from the Buckeyes (5-3). Dylan Gaines (Boys' Latin) had two groundballs and two caused turnovers for Denver.
No. 7 Yale 13, Cornell 11: Jackson Morrill (McDonogh) and Ben Reeves each scored four goals to lead the visiting Bulldogs (5-1, 1-0 Ivy League ) past the Big Red (3-3, 0-1).
No. 3 James Madison 14, Richmond 9: Kristen Gaudian had four goals to lead the host Dukes (8-0) past the Spiders (5-2). JMU opened with a 5-0 run. The Dukes are one win away from tying their best start in program history, 9-0 in 1988.
No. 5 North Carolina 18, No. 11 Northwestern 13: The visiting Tar Heels (6-2) outscored the Wildcats (5-3), 11-5, in the second half to pull ahead.
Ela Hazar had eight assists to set the single-game record for Carolina. She also became the school's career leader with 98 assists.
No. 7 Virginia 17, Notre Dame 10: Kasey Behr and Avery Shoemaker each had four goals to lead the visiting Cavaliers (6-2, 2-1 ACC) past the Fighting Irish (5-5, 1-3).
No. 9 Penn 15, No. 19 Duke 11: Zoe Belodeau had five goals to lead the Quakers (7-0) past the host Blue Devils (5-3).